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CFP: ‘New media in the midst of the Tunisian revolution’

deadline: 30 January 2011 Call for Papers: Edited book Satellite TV and the internet have transformed the media landscape in the Arab and Muslim world. Although their development is a recent...

Announcement: University Press of Mississippi launches Television Conversations Series and seeks editors for new volumes

Tweet Set to debut in 2011, the Television Conversations Series will collect interviews with producers, writers, and showrunners to extend and deepen the dialogue about a vital medium that is...

CALL FOR PROPOSALS FOR AN EDITED COLLECTION ON THE COMEDY OF CHRIS MORRIS

deadline: 1 Januart 2011 We are seeking proposals for contributions to an edited collection on the work of the cult British satirist Chris Morris, one of the most controversial and influential...

CFP: Transmedia Sherlock

deadline: completed essays - 1 March 2010 When the BBC premiered its 2010 three-part series Sherlock, it re-envisioned a character who had been adapted and re-adapted in multiple reincarnations...

CFP: Television Auteurs

Television Auteurs Call for Papers For an under-contract book to be published by the University Press of Mississippi Press, the editor seeks your contribution of one or more well-researched,...

CFP: Previously on. TV Series in the Third Golden Age of Television. (Tentative Title)

In the first decade of 21th century, television series landscape has changed drastically, a change characterized by a shift of the creative work from film industry to television, which has...

CFP Working in the Film and TV Industries

CALL FOR ADDITIONAL CONTRIBUTORS As joint editors of a proposed collection of essays, WORKING IN THE FILM & TV INDUSTRIES, we are looking for two additional contributors. We are at an advanced...

CFP: Celebrity Philanthropy

deadline: 1 MAay 2010 Editors: Paul Allatson and Elaine Jeffreys Affiliation: University of Technology, Sydney Contact details: Paul.Allatson@uts.edu.au, Elaine.Jeffreys@uts.edu.au Abstract...

CFP: Media Interventions

deadline: 1 June 2010 Edited by Kevin Howley Associate Professor of Media Studies DePauw University USA Project Description From public health campaigns and media education programs, to...

CFP: "Societies Under Siege: Media, Government, Politics and Citizens' Freedoms in an Age of Terrorism”

Proposal Submission Deadline: March 01, 2010 Full Chapter Submission Deadline: June 15, 2010 Editors Associate Professor Banu Baybars Hawks Assistant Professor Lemi Baruh For many years,...

CFP: "Societies Under Siege: Media, Government, Politics and Citizens' Freedoms in an Age of Terrorism”

Proposal Submission Deadline: 1 March 2010 Full Chapter Submission Deadline: 15 June 2010 Editors Associate Professor Banu Baybars Hawks Assistant Professor Lemi Baruh For many years,...

CFP: The Prisoner & Philosophy: It Takes a Village (Open Court)

Call For Chapters The Prisoner & Philosophy: It Takes a Village (Open Court) Ed. Jason Lee and Kim Paffenroth This edited collection examines the new series of The Prisoner (2009) and the...

CFP: Transnational Protests and the Media

Deadline for submission of chapter proposals/abstracts: Monday 2 November 2009 Editors: Simon Cottle, Cardiff School of Journalism, Media and Cultural Studies, and Libby Lester, School of...

CFP: Transnational Protests and the Media

Editors: Simon Cottle, Cardiff School of Journalism, Media and Cultural Studies, and Libby Lester, School of English, Journalism and European Languages, University of Tasmania Deadline for...

Call for Papers: Supernatural: TV Goes to Hell

David Lavery and Stacey Abbott invite your contributions to Supernatural: TV Goes to Hell, an in-development collection of essays on Eric Kripke's American television series (The WB, 2005-2006,...

Call for Abstracts: True Blood and Philosophy

The Blackwell Philosophy and Pop Culture Series Submission Guidelines: 1. Submission deadline for abstracts (100-500 words) and CV's: September 28, 2009 2. Submission deadline for first drafts...

CFP: The Cult Television Encyclopedia

Later this year, the University Press of Kentucky will publish The Essential Cult TV Reader, a comprehensive examination of four dozen British and American cult programmes. The plan has been all...

Call for authors - Global Poverty and the Media

The publisher Peter Lang is seeking an author or editor for a new volume on Poverty and the Media in the Global Crises and the Media series. As series editor, and following a recent successful call...

CFP: Loving The L Word

deadline: 20 August 2009 For a collection of essays on the final season of the Showtime series The L Word, I seek reflections on the series' place within the pantheon of queer TV, with emphasis...

CFP: Gender, Sexuality/ies and the Media: Communicating Identity in a Post-Ironic Age (working title)

An anthology of new essays, edited by Karen Ross (for Wiley-Blackwell), to be published in 2011 deadline: 3 August 2009 Call for abstracts I have been invited by Wiley-Blackwell to edit an...

CFP: Finale: Considering the Ends of Television Shows

At least since the end of M*A*S*H (1972), the final episodes of television series have often become "cultural spectacles" (as Joanne Moreale deems them in an important essay on the Seinfeld...

CFP: Adapting, Translating, Transforming

In recent years adaptation studies has tried to establish itself as a discipline in its own right, with the appearance of several works - both theoretical and empirical - such as Linda...

CFP: Friday Night Lights

deadline: 15 June 2009 Proposals are invited for an edited collection on the television series FRIDAY NIGHT LIGHTS with a deadline of June 15, 2009. The editor is interested in essays that...

CFP: Transformations and mistranslations: American remakes of international television

Abstract deadline: 15 June 2009 Ever since Norman Lear remade the BBC series Till Death Us Do Part into All in the Family, American remakes of international shows have had the proven ability to...

CFP: Reality Television: Merging the Global and the Local

Call for Papers deadlline: 15 April 2009 Under Contract with: Nova Science Publishers (Expected publication date – late 2009/early 2010). This book, under contract with Nova Science...

CFP: Ruminations, Peregrinations, and Regenerations: A Critical Approach to Doctor Who

deadline: 15 April 2009 I am soliciting proposals for a book-length study of the British sci-fi series Doctor Who. The study will examine the famous BBC science fiction show as a cultural...

CFP: Facebook & Philosophy

deadline: 1 February 2009 Abstracts are sought for a new title in the Wiley-Blackwell series Philosophy for Everyone, under the general editorship of Fritz Allhoff. Never before has a single...

CFP: In the Limelight and Under the Microscope: Forms and Functions of Female Celebrity

deadline: 28 February 2009 Proposals are sought for an edited collection on the politics of female celebrity across a range of contemporary, historical, media and national contexts. From Reality...